'Catastrophic' Storm Moving Up the East Coast

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-02_25860425e8.jpgScott Olson/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- A potentially devastating ice storm is moving up the East Coast on Wednesday morning, expected to cause treacherous travel conditions and bring up to a foot of snow in some areas. Thousands of flights were grounded and emergency declarations were issued in Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, North Carolina, Mississippi, South Carolina, and Virginia ahead of the storm.

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Package Bomb Kills Retired Lawyer in Tennessee

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-02_c998e7679c.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (LEBANON, Tenn.) -- A package bomb killed a 74-year-old man at his home on Monday after the container exploded in his home Monday. The victim's wife was critically injured in the blast. Federal agents are helping police investigate the incident, sifting through the rubble and looking for evidence to find parts of the bomb and the package it was delivered in.

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Two Skiers Killed, Two Injured in Oregon Avalanche

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-02_7c435e1e33.jpgHemera/Thinkstock (PORTLAND, Ore.) -- An avalanche in eastern Oregon killed two back country skiers and seriously injured two others on Tuesday afternoon. The victims were part of a group of eight who were skiing in a remote part of the Wallowa Mountains. Rescue and recovery efforts continued into Wednesday, with assistance from the Idaho and Oregon National Guard.

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FBI to Unveil Campaign on Dangers of Laser Strikes on Planes

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-02_321ee1f77b.jpgChalabala/Thinkstock (WASHINGTON) -- The FBI is launching a new campaign aimed at people who focus potentially-blinding lasers at airplanes. The inexpensive pen-sized pointers can hit a target miles away, temporarily blinding a pilot during takeoffs and landings. The number of nationwide laser hits is climbing each year, the Federal Aviation Administration says, from 2,200 incidents in 2010 to 3,400 in 2012 to 3,900 in 2013 -- an all-time high.

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Twins Separated at Birth Find Each Other on Different Continents

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-02_2afd7628fa.jpgABC News (NEW YORK) -- Imagine growing up as an adopted child, and at age 25 getting a Facebook message from a stranger who looks exactly like you. That’s what happened to Samantha Futerman, an actress living in Los Angeles. “On February 1st, 2013, I got message on Facebook from a girl in London,” Futerman said.

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